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Dead or Alive

1999-11-27 | Action / Thriller

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Ryūichi and his small gang of Triad vie for control of the Japanese underworld in a crime-ridden Shinjuku quarter while Detective Jojima tries to bring it down.
Director: Takashi Miike
Stars: Riki Takeuchi, Show Aikawa

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Dead or Alive FAQ

The director of Dead or Alive is Takashi Miike.
Dead or Alive won 2000 Japanese Professional Movie Awards, 1999 Tokyo International Film Festival.
On April 29, 2021, the IMDB rating of Dead or Alive is 6.8/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 0/100, Metacritic rating is 49/100, TMDB rating is 6.0/10.
The casts of Dead or Alive are Riki Takeuchi starring as Ryuuichi, Show Aikawa starring as Det. Jojima, Renji Ishibashi starring as Aoki, Hitoshi Ozawa starring as Satake, Shingo Tsurumi starring as Chen, Kaoru Sugita starring as Mrs. Jojima.
The sequels of Dead or Alive are Dead or Alive, Dead or Alive 2: Birds, Dead or Alive: Final.
The production budget of Dead or Alive was 4,615 USD.
The genre of Dead or Alive is Action,Thriller,Crime,Drama.
On April 29, 2021, there were 5135 public reaction to Dead or Alive including for a watch party, five stars, whodunit, bromance, build a scene.
The full version of Dead or Alive is provided by Amazon Prime Video , Amazon Video , Apple iTunes
The release date of Dead or Alive is November 27, 1999.
The runtime of Dead or Alive is 105 minutes.